All News Articles for 2017-10-31

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Multiple Pedestrians Killed After Truck Plows Down New York City Bike Path
The incident is being investigated as an "act of terror"
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'Systemic Failure': Study Details Black Americans' Experiences of Discrimination
African-Americans report that they avoid calling the police, attending political events, and driving for fear of encountering discrimination
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With New Directive, Pruitt Bars Scientists Who Aren't 'In the Pocket of Corporate Polluters' From EPA Advisory Boards
Critics slammed the move as a "hostile takeover of science-based policymaking" by the Trump administration
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farmland Report Illustrates Dire Consequences of Corporate Consolidation Throughout Global Food Chain
"The fight for market share is achieved at the expense of the weakest links in the chain: farmers, and workers."
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Lancet Study Warns of Global Health Crisis and 1 Billion Climate Refugees by 2050
"We are only just beginning to feel the impacts of climate change."
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North Korea nuclear site collapse Fears of Radiation Leak Soar After North Korea Nuclear Site Collapse Kills 200
The disaster is believed to have resulted from Pyongyang's hydrogen bomb test, which sparked earthquakes and landslides
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devastation in puerto rico Where's the Urgency? UN Experts Slam US Emergency Response to Puerto Rico
"With winter approaching, we call for a speedy and well-resourced emergency response that prioritizes the most vulnerable and at risk—children, older people, people with disabilities, women, and homeless people."
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Amid Indictments and Tax Push, Polls Show Trump's Disapproval at All-Time High
Enthusiasm for the president has sharply dropped in the last month among those considered to be his biggest supporters
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'Both Sides' of Slavery Argument Latest Proof John Kelly Is No Moderating Force
"It's irresponsible & dangerous, especially when white supremacists feel emboldened, to make fighting to maintain slavery sound courageous."
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Sanders Trump pollster Top Trump Pollster: 'No Question' Bernie Sanders Would Have Won
The remarks come as polls continue to show the democratic socialist from Vermont is far and away America's most popular politician
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Tom Steyer With Million+ Signatures, Democratic Mega-Donor's Petition to Impeach Trump Surges
As the president's approval rating hits a record low, Tom Steyer's multimillion-dollar campaign to impeach him continues to gain support
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